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These are Not Crashing Waves, Just Stunning Glass Sculptures
Husband and wife team Paul DeSomma and Marsha Blaker translate their oceanic inspirations directly into their collaborative glass sculptures, frozen glass waves caught mid-crash and appearing to spray surf from the contained vessels. The works exist as seamless gradients, dark blues circling the base while white froth circles the top of the pieces crafted from molten glass.
Carved Book Landscapes by Guy Laramée Artist Guy Laramee has recently completed a number of new sculptural works where he transforms thick tomes into incredible topographical features including mountains, caves, volcanoes, and even water. Many of the works are part of a new project titled Guan Yin, a series of work dedicated to the forces that enable individuals to endure grief and pain, or in his words “the mysterious forces thanks to which we can traverse ordeals.”
These Structures Are Not Optical Illusions, They Were Carved Directly Into Blocks of Marble
The marble sculptures by British artist Matthew Simmonds aren’t your typical human forms popularized by the Ancient Greeks and Romans. Instead, he carves detailed and solitary architectural interiors into a corner or side of a hunk of stone. Simmonds leaves the natural edges of the rocks juxtaposed with his small, finished spaces. He pays homage to sacred buildings like baroque basilicas and Ancient Roman Temples by depicting some of their defining features like domed-roofs and elaborate ...
Intersections, A Wooden Cube Art Installation That Explores Boundaries Through Patterns of Light and Shadow
Intersections, A Wooden Cube Art Installation That Explores Boundaries Through Patterns of Light and Shadow. This is a great use of light and space. The cube itself is beautiful but the patterns it throws across the room are incredible in their own right. It's a sculpture and a wall piece in one. I love its simplicity.